No one can stop AIP from becoming real alternative: Rasheed

No one can stop AIP from becoming real alternative: Rasheed

Srinagar: While accepting people’s verdict, Awami Ittehad Party (AIP) president and candidate for Baramulla parliamentary constituency Engineer Abdul Rasheed Thursday said that the polls results were encouraging for the party. “No one on earth can stop AIP from becoming alternative to NC, PDP and other regional parties,” Rasheed said. Rasheed lost the contest to National […]

Shah Faesal extends support to Er Rasheed for LS polls

Shah Faesal extends support to Er Rasheed for LS polls

Srinagar: Former IAS officer Shah Faesal Friday extended support to Awami Ittehad Party (AIP) chief Er Rasheed for election to the Baramulla Lok Sabha seat. “In the given circumstances, @mlalangate (Sheikh) seems to be the best choice among candidates for Baramula PC. My vote is for him,” Faesal tweeted. The 2010 batch IAS topper, who […]

Er Rasheed to contest LS election from north Kashmir

Er Rasheed to contest LS election from north Kashmir

ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: Awami Ittihad Party (AIP) president and former MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Friday announced he will be contesting upcoming Lok Sabha election from north Kashmir. Addressing a press conference here, Rasheed also announced three names for parliamentary elections – Abdul Rayees Rather from Jammu Udhampur, Shahzad Shabnum Deewan from Jammu Poonch and […]

Er Rashid offers Shah Faesal to join AIP

Er Rashid offers Shah Faesal to join AIP

SRINAGAR: Er Rashid on Thursday offered former IAS officer Shah Faesal to join his Awami Ittehad Party (AIP), saying his joining any party “with not a good track record” will lead to confusions and 2010 IAS topper’s intentions might be questioned. According to the statement, AIP chief stated this in a press conference here. He […]

Both NC, PDP lack sincerity, says Er Rasheed

SRINAGAR: Accusing former chief minsters – Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah – of lacking sincerity and playing with the words, Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president Er Rasheed on Tuesday said Mufti’s revelation not to go to Supreme Court against Governor’s decision of dissolution of J&K assembly has unmasked the real intentions behind the “much talked” […]

Kashmiri students at AMU being harassed: Er Rasheed

Kashmiri students at AMU being harassed: Er Rasheed

ARIF RASHID Srinagar: MLA Langate Sheikh Abdul Rasheed was detained Sunday for taking out a protest march here in “solidarity” with Kashmiri students of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) who were booked on sedition charges. Three Kashmiri students of the university were booked Friday for sedition for allegedly raising “anti-India” slogans and trying to hold […]

Offering funeral prayers in absentia no crime: Eng Rasheed

Offering funeral prayers in absentia no crime: Eng Rasheed

Srinagar: The Awami Ittehad Party (AIP) chief Eng Rasheed Friday slammed Aligarh Muslim University’s decision for suspending three Kashmiris students for organizing funeral prayers in absentia for slain Manan Wani, saying it is not a crime under any law. “The decision has been made only under pressure from local BJP leaders,” the statement said. While […]

‘Disappointing’: Rasheed slams Sushma Swaraj’s UN speech

‘Disappointing’: Rasheed slams Sushma Swaraj’s UN speech

Langate: The Awami Ittehad Party (AIP) chief Rasheed Sanday expressed disappointment over the speech of Indian Foreign Minister — Sushma Swaraj at UN and accused New Delhi of running away from the fact that Kashmir dispute is pending for over decades before this world body. “Sushma Swaraj has every right to highlight India’s achievements in […]

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